Publications

2015

New insights into the reconstructed temperature in Portugal over the last 400 years.
Santos, J.A., Carneiro, M.F., Correia, A., Alcoforado, M.J., Zorita, E., Gomez-Navarro, J.J.(2015)New insights into the reconstructed temperature in Portugal over the last 400 years.Climate Of The Past11:825-834.doi: 10.5194/cp-11-825-2015.

Nitric oxide and nitrous oxide emissions from cattle-slurry and mineral fertiliser treated with nitrification inhibitor to an agricultural soil: A laboratory approach.
Pereira, J., Coutinho, J., Fangueiro, D., Trindade, H.(2015)Nitric oxide and nitrous oxide emissions from cattle-slurry and mineral fertiliser treated with nitrification inhibitor to an agricultural soil: A laboratory approach.Spanish Journal Of Agricultural Research13:e0305.doi: 10.5424/sjar/2015134-7622.

Novel structurally similar chromene derivatives with opposing effects on p53 and apoptosis mechanisms in colorectal HCT116 cancer cells.
Lima, C.F., Costa, M., Proenca, M.F., Pereira-Wilson, C.(2015)Novel structurally similar chromene derivatives with opposing effects on p53 and apoptosis mechanisms in colorectal HCT116 cancer cells.European Journal Of Pharmaceutical Sciences72:34-45.doi: 10.1016/j.ejps.2015.02.019.

PEGylated ofloxacin nanoparticles render strong antibacterial activity against many clinically important human pathogens.
Marslin, G., Revina, A.M., Khandelwal, V.K.M., Balakumar, K., Sheeba, C.J., Franklin, G.(2015)PEGylated ofloxacin nanoparticles render strong antibacterial activity against many clinically important human pathogens.Colloids And Surfaces B-Biointerfaces132:62-70.doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2015.04.050.

Phengaris (Maculinea) alcon butterflies deposit their eggs on tall plants with many large buds in the vicinity of Myrmica ants.
Wynhoff, I., Bakker, R.B., Oteman, B., Arnaldo, P.S., van Langevelde, F.(2015)Phengaris (Maculinea) alcon butterflies deposit their eggs on tall plants with many large buds in the vicinity of Myrmica ants.Insect Conservation And Diversity8:177-188.doi: 10.1111/icad.12100.

Photosynthesis light-independent reactions are sensitive biomarkers to monitor lead phytotoxicity in a Pb-tolerant Pisum sativum cultivar.
Rodriguez, E., da Conceicao Santos, M., Azevedo, R., Correia, C., Moutinho-Pereira, J., Ferreira de Oliveira, J.M., Dias, M.C.(2015)Photosynthesis light-independent reactions are sensitive biomarkers to monitor lead phytotoxicity in a Pb-tolerant Pisum sativum cultivar.Environ Sci Pollut Res Int22:574-585.doi: 10.1007/s11356-014-3375-9.

Phytochemistry and activity against digestive pathogens of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stem's (poly)phenolic extracts.
Dias, C., Dominguez-Perles, R., Aires, A., Teixeira, A., Rosa, E., Barros, A., Saavedra, M.J.(2015)Phytochemistry and activity against digestive pathogens of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stem's (poly)phenolic extracts.Lwt - Food Science And Technology61:25-32.doi: 10.1016/j.lwt.2014.11.033.

Poly (epsilon-caprolactone) nanoparticles of carboplatin: Preparation, characterization and in vitro cytotoxicity evaluation in U-87 MG cell lines.
Karanam, V., Marslin, G., Krishnamoorthy, B., Chellan, V., Siram, K., Natarajan, T., Bhaskar, B., Franklin, G.(2015)Poly (epsilon-caprolactone) nanoparticles of carboplatin: Preparation, characterization and in vitro cytotoxicity evaluation in U-87 MG cell lines.Colloids And Surfaces B-Biointerfaces130:48-52.doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2015.04.005.

Polyols in grape berry: transport and metabolic adjustments as a physiological strategy for water-deficit stress tolerance in grapevine.
Conde, A., Regalado, A., Rodrigues, D., Costa, J.M., Blumwald, E., Chaves, M.M., Geros, H.(2015)Polyols in grape berry: transport and metabolic adjustments as a physiological strategy for water-deficit stress tolerance in grapevine.J Exp Bot66:889-906.doi: 10.1093/jxb/eru446.

Positive Interplay Between CD3(+) T-lymphocytes and Concurrent COX-2/EGFR Expression in Canine Malignant Mammary Tumors.
Carvalho, M.I., Pires, I., Prada, J., Ferreira, A.F., Queiroga, F.L.(2015)Positive Interplay Between CD3(+) T-lymphocytes and Concurrent COX-2/EGFR Expression in Canine Malignant Mammary Tumors.Anticancer Research35:2915-2920.wos: 000354267200056.

Post-fire live residuals of maritime pine plantations in Portugal: Structure, burn severity, and fire recurrence.
Fernandes, P.M., Fernandes, M.M., Loureiro, C.(2015)Post-fire live residuals of maritime pine plantations in Portugal: Structure, burn severity, and fire recurrence.Forest Ecology And Management347:170-179.10.doi: 1016/j.foreco.2015.03.023.

Potential of oak tree-ring chronologies from Southern Portugal for climate reconstructions.
Leal, S., Campelo, F., Luz, A.L., Carneiro, M.F., Santos, J.A.(2015)Potential of oak tree-ring chronologies from Southern Portugal for climate reconstructions.Dendrochronologia35:4-13.doi: 10.1016/j.dendro.2015.05.003.

Preparation and assessment of antimicrobial properties of bimetallic materials based on NaY zeolite.
Ferreira, L., Almeida-Aguiar, C., Parpot, P., Fonseca, A.M., Neves, I.C.(2015)Preparation and assessment of antimicrobial properties of bimetallic materials based on NaY zeolite.Rsc Advances5:37188-37195.doi: 10.1039/c5ra04960a.

Prevalence of Leptospira antibodies in wild boars (Sus scrofa) from Northern Portugal: risk factor analysis.
Vale-Goncalves, H.M., Cabral, J.A., Faria, M.C., Nunes-Pereira, M., Faria, A.S., Veloso, O., Vieira, M.L., Paiva-Cardoso, M.N.(2015)Prevalence of Leptospira antibodies in wild boars (Sus scrofa) from Northern Portugal: risk factor analysis.Epidemiology And Infection143:2126-2130.doi: 10.1017/s0950268814003331.

Projected changes in wind energy potentials over Iberia.
Santos, J.A., Rochinha, C., Liberato, M.L.R., Reyers, M., Pinto, J.G.(2015)Projected changes in wind energy potentials over Iberia.Renewable Energy75:68-80.doi: 10.1016/j.renene.2014.09.026.

Propolis: A Complex Natural Product with a Plethora of Biological Activities That Can Be Explored for Drug Development.
Silva-Carvalho, R., Baltazar, F., Almeida-Aguiar, C.(2015)Propolis: A Complex Natural Product with a Plethora of Biological Activities That Can Be Explored for Drug Development.Evidence-Based Complementary And Alternative Medicine2015:Article ID 206439.doi: 10.1155/2015/206439.

Quantification of Chemical Characteristics of Olive Fruit and Oil of cv Cobran double dagger osa in Two Ripening Stages Using MIR Spectroscopy and Chemometrics.
Machado, M., Machado, N., Gouvinhas, I., Cunha, M., de Almeida, J.M.M.M., Barros, A.I.R.N.A.(2015)Quantification of Chemical Characteristics of Olive Fruit and Oil of cv Cobran double dagger osa in Two Ripening Stages Using MIR Spectroscopy and Chemometrics.Food Analytical Methods8:1490-1498.doi: 10.1007/s12161-014-0017-2.

Rainwater harvesting systems for low demanding applications.
Sanches Fernandes, L.F., Terencio, D.P., Pacheco, F.A.(2015)Rainwater harvesting systems for low demanding applications.Sci Total Environ529:91-100.doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.05.061.

Recommendations for urine and urinary bladder collection in chemical carcinogenesis assays with rodents.
Talhada D, T.-A.A., Faustino-Rocha AI, Teixeira-Guedes CI, Teixeira JH, Arantes-Rodrigues R, Vasconcelos-Nóbrega C, Gil da Costa R, Oliveira PA.(2015)Recommendations for urine and urinary bladder collection in chemical carcinogenesis assays with rodents.Scandinavian Journal Of Laboratory Animal Science41:1-8.

Redox-dependent induction of antioxidant defenses by phenolic diterpenes confers stress tolerance in normal human skin fibroblasts: Insights on replicative senescence.
Carvalho, A.C., Gomes, A.C., Pereira-Wilson, C., Lima, C.F.(2015)Redox-dependent induction of antioxidant defenses by phenolic diterpenes confers stress tolerance in normal human skin fibroblasts: Insights on replicative senescence.Free Radical Biology And Medicine83:262-272.doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2015.02.022.

Refinement Techniques in Zebrafish Anaesthesia - Results from a Pilot Study.
Santos, C., Felix, L., Neves, M., Coimbra, A., Valentim, A.M., Antunes, L., Goncalves, C., Carmo, A., Pinto, M.L.(2015)Refinement Techniques in Zebrafish Anaesthesia - Results from a Pilot Study.Microsc Microanal21(S5):93-94.doi: 10.1017/S1431927615014270.

Responses of primary production, leaf litter decomposition and associated communities to stream eutrophication.
Dunck, B., Lima-Fernandes, E., Cassio, F., Cunha, A., Rodrigues, L., Pascoal, C.(2015)Responses of primary production, leaf litter decomposition and associated communities to stream eutrophication.Environmental Pollution202:32-40.doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.03.014.

Salivary peptidomic as a tool to disclose new potential antimicrobial peptides.
Trindade, F., Amado, F., Pinto da Costa, J., Ferreira, R., Maia, C., Henriques, I., Colaco, B., Vitorino, R.(2015)Salivary peptidomic as a tool to disclose new potential antimicrobial peptides.J Proteomics115:49-57.doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2014.12.004.

Screening and Identification of Potential Sex-Associated Sequences in Danio rerio.
Luzio, A., Coimbra, A.M., Benito, C., Fontainhas-Fernandes, A.A., Matos, M.(2015)Screening and Identification of Potential Sex-Associated Sequences in Danio rerio.Molecular Reproduction And Development82:756-764.doi: 10.1002/mrd.22508.

Serum and Tissue Steroid Hormone Levels in Canine Mammary Tumours: Clinical and Prognostic Implications.
Queiroga, F.L., Perez-Alenza, D., Gonzalez-Gil, A., Silvan, G., Pena, L., Illera, J.C.(2015)Serum and Tissue Steroid Hormone Levels in Canine Mammary Tumours: Clinical and Prognostic Implications.Reproduction In Domestic Animals50:858-865.doi: 10.1111/rda.12597.

Short wavelength Raman spectroscopy applied to the discrimination and characterization of three cultivars of extra virgin olive oils in different maturation stages.
Gouvinhas, I., Machado, N., Carvalho, T., de Almeida, J.M.M.M., Barros, A.I.R.N.A.(2015)Short wavelength Raman spectroscopy applied to the discrimination and characterization of three cultivars of extra virgin olive oils in different maturation stages.Talanta132:829-835.doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2014.10.042.

Should menopausal characteristics be considered during cardiorespiratory exercise prescription in postmenopausal women?
Aragão, F.R., Moreira, M.H., Gabriel, R.E., Abrantes, C.G.(2015)Should menopausal characteristics be considered during cardiorespiratory exercise prescription in postmenopausal women?Climacteric18:278-283.doi: 10.3109/13697137.2014.938042.

Silica-based matrices: State of the art and new perspectives for therapeutic drug delivery.
Andreani, T., Silva, A.M., Souto, E.B.(2015)Silica-based matrices: State of the art and new perspectives for therapeutic drug delivery.Biotechnology And Applied Biochemistry62:754-764.doi: 10.1002/bab.1322.

Space-time clustering analysis performance of an aggregated dataset: The case of wildfires in Portugal.
Pereira, M.G., Caramelo, L., Orozco, C.V., Costa, R., Tonini, M.(2015)Space-time clustering analysis performance of an aggregated dataset: The case of wildfires in Portugal.Environmental Modelling & Software72:239-249.doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2015.05.016.

Study on viability and chondrogenic differentiation of cryopreserved adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells for future use in regenerative medicine.
Gonzalez-Fernandez, M.L., Perez-Castrillo, S., Ordas-Fernandez, P., Lopez-Gonzalez, M.E., Colaco, B., Villar-Suarez, V.(2015)Study on viability and chondrogenic differentiation of cryopreserved adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells for future use in regenerative medicine.Cryobiology71:256-263.doi: 10.1016/j.cryobiol.2015.07.007.